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Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy’s mission is to end Duchenne. We accelerate research, raise our voices in Washington, demand optimal care for all young men, and educate the global community.

phone: 800-714-5437
Hackensack, NJ

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Capricor Announces New Pre-Clinical Study Finds Repeat Doses of CAP-1002 Lead to Enhanced Exercise Capacity in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Disease Model

Posted on April 20, 2018 at 9:30am 1 Comment

Capricor Therapeutics has announced that researchers found that repeat dosing of the company’s proprietary cellular therapy, CAP-1002, yields an increase in exercise performance in a disease model of Duchenne muscular dystrophy, the mdx mouse. The upcoming HOPE-2 clinical trial will test the safety and efficacy of repeat doses of CAP-1002 in boys and young men with…


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At 6:15pm on August 1, 2021, Kim Watters said…

 hey   am   kim watters    i   just   want to ask   is  there   any  one     form   wa  state is   doing   run    for  our        son   in  seattle   in    june   i have   that would    like  to    do  it   any   information   would  great   thank  you.  kim  or   kimmy

At 6:15am on October 24, 2015, Anca Felicia Lutas said…

Thank you! he always smiles!

At 9:42pm on October 23, 2015, Anca Felicia Lutas said…
Thank you very much!
He always smiles!
At 7:34am on February 18, 2015, Subodh Joshi said…

great effort. is there any thought of initiating this work in india?

i am a 50 years old patient. still working in disability area. much scope for such work here.

At 5:49am on October 16, 2014, Hassan K. Shehu Shehu said…
I lost two of my three children with duchenne dmd,the last one has started to show signs of gowers. He only takes prediniselone for almost six months now ,please help me with advice .
At 5:45pm on March 1, 2012, LYNN JONES said…

I'm sorry if i upset anyone with my message of any families with young boys, we experienced the most wonderful, fulfilling,caring, happy, joyous i could go on and on..of our lives with our darling boy he brought us so much pleasure we miss him so much but we will go on and carry on raising awareness and raising funds for the hospice (derian house) they were a fantastic support and still are   enjoy everyday and live for every moment xxx

At 5:39pm on March 1, 2012, LYNN JONES said…

Thank you for replying to my message, its been the hardest few months of our lives, matthew was our world and we miss him like i cant explain, he was loved so much by all his family. he was such a well and happy boy, his passing came as such a shock it was so sudden and unexpected, we had had such a perfect day with him i still cant believe it happened and how we are coping without him with us.  you read literature regarding the boys condition and me and my husband believed we were so lucky with matthew as he had always been in such good health, we were so lucky. when the boys reach a certain age things change for them and we didnt see it coming (something i will never forgive myself for) the care matthew received once in adult services wasnt the same or as through. thank you once again for replying its good to type away my thoughts xxx love lynn

At 5:32pm on February 22, 2012, cercel alexandra silvia said…

thank you verry much!

At 11:41am on October 27, 2011, Damien Howey said…

thank u and i was wondering how we can get stuff going in North Dakota

At 11:37am on October 24, 2011, Anca Felicia Lutas said…

Thank you!


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